Aryzta chief ecxecutive Owen Killian. Aryzta has completed the acquisition of a 49 per cent stake in French food retailer Picard. Photo: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Swiss-based food group Aryzta has completed the acquisition of a 49 per cent stake in French food retailer Picard. At the end of March, Aryzta announc(...)

FBD closed 7.6 per cent up at €6.90 after falling by a similar margin in the previous session

European stocks slipped yesterday to record their worst week in more than a month, in the wake of China’s currency devaluation. The euro zone’s blue-c(...)

Dave O’Donoghue and Cormac Manning: have brought the Canadian healthy eating franchise Freshii to Ireland, which has already proven to be a hit with the financial types.

Another new store has joined Neville Isdell’s CHQ revolution, as the former Coca-Cola boss continues with his attempt to turn his docklands mall into (...)

Germany’s DAX Index: rose 1.6 per cent on Wednesday while Italy’s benchmark FTSE MIB Index closed up 1.9 per cent, the most among major western-European markets. Photograph: Reuters/Stringer

European stocks climbed for the sixth time in seven days, led by a gain in commodity producers and a sharp rise in Société Générale shares after it(...)

La Rousse Foods provides premium foodservice products to its 1,300 customers around the country.

Swiss-based food group Aryzta has bought food service company La Rousse Foods. The value of the deal, which is subject to regulatory approval, has n(...)

Owen Killian, chief executive of Aryzta: the Swiss-Irish food group closed the day up 3.7 per cent to €44.89. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne

European stocks rose yesterday as oil prices steadied, supporting energy shares, after first tumbling when Iran and six world powers reached an agre(...)

Ryanair had another electric day, closing up 0.6 per cent at a new record high of €12.34. The airline has been enjoying a strong week on the back of positive sentiment around its future earnings

European stocks extended a sell-off as the region’s leaders differed on how Greek talks were progressing. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index lost 0.2 per c(...)

Aer Lingus inched up 0.6 per cent to €2.44 as markets digested the news that Etihad planned to sell its near 5 per cent stake in the airline

US and European stocks declined as investors fretted about Greece and the timing of a US interest rate hike. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index(...)

Chief executive Owen Killian said the decline in Aryzta’s North America business is expected to continue through Q4. (Photograph:Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times)

Swiss based food group Aryzta reported a 13.2 per cent growth in revenues for its third quarter, but underlying revenues fell by 2.3 per cent as it w(...)

AIB, which is 99.8 per cent owned by the State, said earlier this mornth it was profitable in the first quarter of this year

AIB has paid a €280 million cash dividend on its 2009 preference shares to the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF), an entity that operates under(...)